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print / book-illustration

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1882,0311.4861

  • Description

    A young female street-trader walking to right along a street, holding a bunch of ?sweet briar in her hand, carrying a basket full of the same plant on her head; trees beyond high fence in background; illustration to 'The Cries of London' (Newcastle: 1780); proof.
    Wood-engraving

  • Producer name

  • School/style

  • Date

    • 1780
  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 50 millimetres (image)
    • Width: 42 millimetres (image)
  • Bibliography

    • Tattersfield 2011 TB 2.110 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display (British Post-binder)

  • Subjects

  • Associated titles

    • Associated Title: The Cries of London
  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1882

  • Department

    Prints & Drawings

  • Registration number

    1882,0311.4861

  • Additional IDs

    • I.B. 841
A young female street-trader walking to right along a street, holding a bunch of ?sweet briar in her hand, carrying a basket full of the same plant on her head; trees beyond high fence in background; illustration to 'The Cries of London' (Newcastle: 1780); proof.<br/>Wood-engraving

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A young female street-trader walking to right along a street, holding a bunch of ?sweet briar in her hand, carrying a basket full of the same plant on her head; trees beyond high fence in background; illustration to 'The Cries of London' (Newcastle: 1780); proof.
Wood-engraving

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